Beech Bend Road Accident

Two Smith Grove residents are hospitalized following a motorcycle wreck in Bowling Green on March 24, 2007.

Jimmy Staats and his passenger, Debra Cardew, were traveling Westbound on Beech Bend Road when they ran off the shoulder and struck a fence. Staats was airlifted to Vanderbilt Medical Hospital and Cardew was transported to the Medical Center at Bowling Green.

Both riders were admitted for minor head trauma.

Neither was wearing a helmet.